Grambling State University Wins Hospitality Award from Ruston Lincoln CVB

RUSTON, LA (January 10, 2022) – The Ruston Lincoln Convention & Visitors Bureau is proud to announce the 2021 Lincoln Parish Hospitality Award recipient is Grambling State University. The award will be presented at the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet on Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 6:00 p.m. at the Ruston Civic Center. Since… Continue reading Grambling State University Wins Hospitality Award from Ruston Lincoln CVB

Grambling State University launches program to empower residents, students, and faculty to prevent type 2 diabetes

Grambling, LA – November 23, 2021 – Prediabetes is a serious health condition where blood sugar levels are higher than normal but not high enough to be diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. Approximately 88 million American adults have prediabetes – and without taking action, many people with prediabetes can develop type 2 diabetes within 5… Continue reading Grambling State University launches program to empower residents, students, and faculty to prevent type 2 diabetes

Randy Huggins, Executive Producer and Writer of Hit STARZ Network Drama BMF, Says Grambling State Changed His Life

GRAMBLING, La. – Nov. 16, 2021 – Before becoming executive producer and writer of the hit STARZ network drama “BMF,” Randy Huggins built up his entertainment career on several successful shows. It is the experience at Grambling State University that forever changed the Detroit native’s life. “Grambling changed my life because it offered a slower… Continue reading Randy Huggins, Executive Producer and Writer of Hit STARZ Network Drama BMF, Says Grambling State Changed His Life

Grambling’s Cloud Computing Program Reaches for the Sky with Industry Partners

First Cloud Computing Program in Louisiana Draws Interest Nationally   GRAMBLING, La. – September 4, 2020 – As Grambling State University launches its innovative Cloud Computing program, a new industry partner has joined to support the effort. Amazon Web Services (AWS) has signed on with its AWS Educate program to offer support to the institution’s… Continue reading Grambling’s Cloud Computing Program Reaches for the Sky with Industry Partners

Grambling State Wins Gold HBCUgrow LEAD Awards for Best Leadership and Innovation

President Gallot and University Honored by Peer Institutions for Excellence in 5 Categories GRAMBLING, La – April 8, 2020 – Grambling State University received Gold Awards for Best Leadership and LEAD Innovation for a total of five award wins in different categories:  Best LeadershipGold AwardPresident Rick Gallot, Grambling State University LEAD InnovationGold AwardGrambling State University LEAD Military-FriendlySilver… Continue reading Grambling State Wins Gold HBCUgrow LEAD Awards for Best Leadership and Innovation

President & Mrs. Gallot on the passing of former UL Lafayette President, Dr. Ray Authement

To the Authement Family:   On behalf of our entire Grambling State University community, we want to offer our sincerest condolences on the passing of Dr. Ray Authement.  He is remembered with deep appreciation for his 34 years of service to the UL System as President of the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. His tenure and… Continue reading President & Mrs. Gallot on the passing of former UL Lafayette President, Dr. Ray Authement

Grambling State Hosts Grammy-Winning Artists, BET, and adidas for Homecoming 2019

Award-Winning R&B Artists Monica, Joe, and Ari Lennox to Headline November 1 Concert     GRAMBLING, La – September 23, 2019 – Today, Grambling State University announced its 2019 Homecoming lineup will include headline performances by award-winning artists Monica, Joe, and Ari Lennox at the “Vibe-ish” concert, Friday, November 1, 2019, at 7 p.m.  

Grammy Nominated, Musiq Soulchild to Headline Grambling State’s Bayou Classic Fundraiser

Inaugural President’s Kicks Ball to Feature R&B Star and DJ Jubilee November 29 GRAMBLING, LA – September 17, 2019 – Today, Grambling State University announced that its Bring it Home 2019 Campaign finale will feature Grammy Award winner Musiq Soulchild as it celebrates the close of its $1 million campaign at 8 p.m. on November 29. 

Grambling State Awards More Than $300,000 in Technology Scholarships

Ten Incoming Freshman Technology Students Receive Four-Years of Academic Funding GRAMBLING, LA — September 4, 2019 – Today, Grambling State University announced it has awarded ten tuition and fee scholarships to 10 incoming freshman majoring in technology-related degree programs as a part of its Technology Tour Scholarship program.  “This scholarship is one of the many ways we… Continue reading Grambling State Awards More Than $300,000 in Technology Scholarships

Cybersecurity Summit at Grambling State to Feature Origin Bank, AT&T, General Dynamics and Century Link

Technology Leaders Convene for a Two-Day Workshop and Employment Fair August 29 GRAMBLING, LA – August 22, 2019 – Grambling State University, home of Louisiana’s first bachelor of Cybersecurity degree, will host 11 executives for a two-day Cybersecurity Summit August 29-30. The event will connect students with leading technology professionals, including the Chief Information Officer of… Continue reading Cybersecurity Summit at Grambling State to Feature Origin Bank, AT&T, General Dynamics and Century Link